Mr. Arun Kumar Singhal is a
social worker, writer and
Board-cum-Chief Editor of
internationally acclaimed DEW
Journal which he founded in the
year 1989. He has since been
responsible for the strategic
direction and growth of the
journal and the publication
group. DEW Journal holds the
distinction as a premier energy,
oil & gas and engineering
referred journal published from
India with international
circulation. The journal has
over the years grew in stature
and is a preferred technical
publication of the industry,
government, and the Academia
DEW Journal's contribution to
the industry under Mr. Singhal
has received many accolades from
chiefs of oil companies and
ministers of many countries. A
known face in the oil and gas
industry and social circle he is
thrice recognized by the
Governor, Uttarakhand in the
year 2004, 2014 and 2016 for his
contribution to social services
and for his good writing skills.
Besides the aforesaid, the
journal has received
appreciation from former
President of India Late Dr.
A.P.J.Abdul Kalam and His
Excellency Abdullah bin Hamad Al
Attiyah, Chief Administrative
Control and Transparency
Authority, Qatar and former
Deputy Prime Minister, former
Chief of Emiri Diwan of Qatar
and former Qatar’s Petroleum
June 2016 he was among the six
editors selected from around the
world by the US government to
visit the US to learn about the
latest in technology, services,
and research in the field of oil
& gas, mining, manufacturing,
and engineering. Mr.Singhal was
the lone editor writing for the
oil and gas industry selected
from India and South East Asia
among six other international
editors representing six
different countries of the
Mr.Singhal has also authored and
edited books, papers and popular
articles besides writing in
several regional and national
newspapers on social and general
Mr.Satish Kr. Mathur is Editorial Advisor, DEW journal. Mr. Mathur is former General Manager, ONGC. A Science Graduate with double Post Graduation Degrees. Mr. Mathur has done courses at the world renowned Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad in computer based management system & International Statistical Education Center, Kolkata. Mr. Mathur has a wide and varied experience of over four decades in different responsible technical positions in the world renowned ONGC.
Dr. Himmat Singh is Editorial Advisor, DEW journal. Dr.Singh was former Advisor (Research & Development) Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited and former senior Deputy Director (Scientist "G"), Indian Institute of Petroleum-a R&D center under Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Government of India.
Dr. Singh is presently Head - Department of Petroleum Engineering, Chandigarh University, India. He has also been former Distinguished Professor, Hydrocarbon Engineering, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, India.
Dr. Prof. Nikolay P. Zapivalov is Editorial Advisor, DEW journal. Prof. Zapivalov is a Dr. Sc. (Petroleum Geology), Chairman of Novosibirsk Center of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Chief Scientist, Institute of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics of the SB RAS. He is also a Professor of Novosibirsk State University. He is honored Geologist of Russia.
Prof. Zapivalov has been a geologist, chief geologist and General Director of West Siberian oil exploration enterprises for many years. He is a discoverer of oil and gas fields. Now he is a prominent scientist awarded with Golden Star, Knight of Science and Arts,a petroleum geologist well-known in Russia and abroad.
His research activities are Forecast and exploration of large and high-production oil and gas pools in many regions, especially in the basement; geofluidodynamics of oil-saturated systems as a base of new principles for exploration and development. He created a new theory of rehabilitation of exhausted fields and ways to increase reserves.
Author and co-author of over 600 published works. Prof. Zapivalov is the author of book “India – way to big oil” (2005). Worked in India in 1964-1968.
Editorial Advisor, DEW
journal. He was former Executive Director and Basin Manager, Western Onshore Basin, Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Limited. He has also being the Executive Director and Head of Geodata Processing and Interpretation Centre (GEOPIC) besides shouldering many responsible positions during his career of around four decades working in ONGC.
Mr.Das has also been the President (2012-14) of Society of Petroleum Geophysicists (SPG) India a leading geophysical society with international acclaim.